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Certificate III in Engineering - Fabrication Trade

National ID: MEM30305 | State ID: W238

 

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Training Package Version : Release 4

The Certificate III in Engineering - Fabrication Trade specifies the competencies required for employment as an Engineering Tradesperson - Fabrication including metal fabrication, forging, founding, structural steel erection, electroplating, metal spinning, metal polishing, sheet metal work, welding and the use of related computer controlled equipment. This qualification covers the skills and knowledge required for employment as an Engineering Tradesperson - Fabrication within the metal, engineering, manufacturing and associated industries or other industries where Engineering Tradespersons - Fabrication work.  The qualification has been specifically developed to meet the needs of apprentices in the above trade.  The qualification packaging has been developed on an assumption that competency will be developed through an integrated combination of on and off-the-job learning strategies such as those delivered through a formal apprenticeship.  The qualification may also be achieved through formal skills recognition assessment processes.

You will gain skills in:

  • Metal fabrication
  • Forging and founding
  • Structural steel erection
  • Electroplating
  • Metal spinning
  • Metal polishing
  • Sheet metal work
  • Welding - Stick MIG, TIG and Oxy, and
  • Using related computer controlled equipment.
Engineering @Kalgoorlie : Our Kalgoorlie Campus offers this course in a series of Blocks.  Find out more about the structure and requirements for study with our Pre Enrolment Information booklet.
VET Student Loans : This course is NOT eligible for a VET Student Loan.
Additional Resources : Learners will be required to provide additional resources for this course.  Details are provided in the Pre Enrolment Information.

Entrance Requirements

Study pathway

Job opportunities

Entrance Requirements
Study pathway
Job opportunities

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Further training pathways from this qualification include MEM40105 Certificate IV in Engineering and MEM50105 Diploma of Engineering - Advanced Trade or other relevant qualifications.
Successful completion of this qualification may lead to employment as a Metal fabricator (Light), Metal fabricator (Heavy), Boiler maker, Welder, Sheet metal worker, Vehicle body repairer.

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Overview

Fees and charges

Units

How to apply

Important information

Overview

Course Overview

Where Geraldton
Kalgoorlie
Northam
Duration

Three (3) years

HowApprenticeship
Flexible Delivery
On The Job
WhenWas available Semester 1, 2017
Available Semester 2, 2017
Fees and charges

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

Find details of all course costs on our Fees page here.

At Central Regional TAFE, three types of fees may be charged:

  • Course fees - set by the State Government and are calculated on the category of enrolment.  Students studying a certificate course may be eligible for a concession. Concession students pay 30% of the course fees (not incidental, resource or other fees).
  • Resource fees - covers materials purchased by the TAFE which will be consumed or transformed by students in the course of instruction, such as workshop materials & workbooks.
  • Other fees - charged for goods and services that are provided by the TAFE such as security, name badges and IT infrastructure. 

In addition to these fees, students may need to purchase textbooks, uniforms and other course specific equipment.

Units

BLOCK 1A-1
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply principles of occupational health and safety in the work environmentMEM13014AW5502
Perform engineering measurementsMEM12023AW5492
Perform routine gas metal arc weldingMEM05050BW5326
Use hand toolsMEM18001CW5563
BLOCK 1B-1
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Interpret technical drawingMEM09002BW5418
Organise and communicate informationMEM16006AW5451
Perform manual heating and thermal cuttingMEM05007CW5333
Work with others in a manufacturing, engineering or related environmentMEM16007AW5548
BLOCK 1B-2
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply quality systemsMEM15002AW5532
Carry out mechanical cuttingMEM05005BW5331
Perform routine manual metal arc weldingMEM05012CW5294
Plan to undertake a routine taskMEM14004AW5512
BLOCK 2A FABRICATION
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply fabrication, forming and shaping techniquesMEM05010CWA640
Interact with computing technologyMEM16008AW5452
Perform geometric developmentMEM05037CWA646
BLOCK 2A WELDING
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply safe welding practicesMEM05052AW5328
Participate in environmentally sustainable work practicesMSAENV272BD3655
Perform advanced manual thermal cutting, gouging and shapingMEM05008CW5334
Select welding processesMEM05051AW5327
Weld using gas metal arc welding processMEM05017DWA643
BLOCK 2B
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Assist in the provision of on the job trainingMEM17003AW5552
Perform routine gas tungsten arc weldingMEM05049BW5324
Weld using flux core arc welding processMEM05047BW5322
Weld using manual metal arc welding processMEM05015DWA642
BLOCK 3A
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Assemble fabricated componentsMEM05011DWA641
Mark off/out structural fabrications and shapesMEM12007DWA651
Plan a complete activityMEM14005AW5513
BLOCK 3B
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Monitor quality of production welding/fabricationsMEM05014CW5296
Repair/replace/modify fabricationsMEM05036CW5310
GROUP 1A-2
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply quality proceduresMEM15024AW5531
Perform brazing and or silver solderingMEM05006CS7596
Perform computationsMEM12024AW5449
Perform routine oxy acetylene weldingMEM05004CW5325
Use power tools/hand held operationsMEM18002BW5574
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Course Overview

Where Geraldton
Kalgoorlie
Northam
Duration

Three (3) years

HowApprenticeship
Flexible Delivery
On The Job
WhenWas available Semester 1, 2017
Available Semester 2, 2017
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Further training pathways from this qualification include MEM40105 Certificate IV in Engineering and MEM50105 Diploma of Engineering - Advanced Trade or other relevant qualifications.
Successful completion of this qualification may lead to employment as a Metal fabricator (Light), Metal fabricator (Heavy), Boiler maker, Welder, Sheet metal worker, Vehicle body repairer.

Further study opportunities:

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Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

Find details of all course costs on our Fees page here.

At Central Regional TAFE, three types of fees may be charged:

  • Course fees - set by the State Government and are calculated on the category of enrolment.  Students studying a certificate course may be eligible for a concession. Concession students pay 30% of the course fees (not incidental, resource or other fees).
  • Resource fees - covers materials purchased by the TAFE which will be consumed or transformed by students in the course of instruction, such as workshop materials & workbooks.
  • Other fees - charged for goods and services that are provided by the TAFE such as security, name badges and IT infrastructure. 

In addition to these fees, students may need to purchase textbooks, uniforms and other course specific equipment.

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BLOCK 1A-1
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply principles of occupational health and safety in the work environmentMEM13014AW5502
Perform engineering measurementsMEM12023AW5492
Perform routine gas metal arc weldingMEM05050BW5326
Use hand toolsMEM18001CW5563
BLOCK 1B-1
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Interpret technical drawingMEM09002BW5418
Organise and communicate informationMEM16006AW5451
Perform manual heating and thermal cuttingMEM05007CW5333
Work with others in a manufacturing, engineering or related environmentMEM16007AW5548
BLOCK 1B-2
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply quality systemsMEM15002AW5532
Carry out mechanical cuttingMEM05005BW5331
Perform routine manual metal arc weldingMEM05012CW5294
Plan to undertake a routine taskMEM14004AW5512
BLOCK 2A FABRICATION
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply fabrication, forming and shaping techniquesMEM05010CWA640
Interact with computing technologyMEM16008AW5452
Perform geometric developmentMEM05037CWA646
BLOCK 2A WELDING
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply safe welding practicesMEM05052AW5328
Participate in environmentally sustainable work practicesMSAENV272BD3655
Perform advanced manual thermal cutting, gouging and shapingMEM05008CW5334
Select welding processesMEM05051AW5327
Weld using gas metal arc welding processMEM05017DWA643
BLOCK 2B
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Assist in the provision of on the job trainingMEM17003AW5552
Perform routine gas tungsten arc weldingMEM05049BW5324
Weld using flux core arc welding processMEM05047BW5322
Weld using manual metal arc welding processMEM05015DWA642
BLOCK 3A
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Assemble fabricated componentsMEM05011DWA641
Mark off/out structural fabrications and shapesMEM12007DWA651
Plan a complete activityMEM14005AW5513
BLOCK 3B
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Monitor quality of production welding/fabricationsMEM05014CW5296
Repair/replace/modify fabricationsMEM05036CW5310
GROUP 1A-2
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply quality proceduresMEM15024AW5531
Perform brazing and or silver solderingMEM05006CS7596
Perform computationsMEM12024AW5449
Perform routine oxy acetylene weldingMEM05004CW5325
Use power tools/hand held operationsMEM18002BW5574
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If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2017 apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au.

Online and continuous or flexible learning enrolment courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information:

Call: 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au

International students please contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

For all other enquiries please call us on 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au.

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

Recognition of Prior Learning validates your existing skills and knowledge. Find out more under Future Students to customise your learning pathways.

Disclaimer

Courses at Central Regional TAFE are delivered subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability may be subject to review and change.

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If you have completed a Diploma or Advanced Diploma qualification with Central Regional TAFE, you may be able to obtain credits towards a degree at Geraldton Universities Centre (GUC), Charles Sturt University, Central Queensland University and the University of Southern Queensland.

In addition to the arrangements in place with specific Universities, a Diploma or Advanced Diploma qualification from us will enable you to gain direct entry into related undergraduate degree courses in most Universities throughout Australia. You may also be eligible to gain credits with other Universities on a case-by-case basis.

 

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If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2017 apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au.

Online and continuous or flexible learning enrolment courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information:

Call: 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au

International students please contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

For all other enquiries please call us on 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au.

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

Recognition of Prior Learning validates your existing skills and knowledge. Find out more under Future Students to customise your learning pathways.

Disclaimer

Courses at Central Regional TAFE are delivered subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability may be subject to review and change.

If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2017 apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au.

Online and continuous or flexible learning enrolment courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information:

Call: 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au

International students please contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

For all other enquiries please call us on 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au.

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

Recognition of Prior Learning validates your existing skills and knowledge. Find out more under Future Students to customise your learning pathways.

Disclaimer

Courses at Central Regional TAFE are delivered subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability may be subject to review and change.

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